Stan General Meeting, Thursday April 16, 2020 11am EDT

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Meeting Agenda:

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  • Breck: Footnotes discussion of priors/efficient models in Stan user guide.

For discussion: should we do a quick change to the user function given to reduce sum before the release?

See the thread on un normalized densities for motivation and rationale.

  • Corona virus work. Do we want to focus some energy on organizing the work that is on going with Stan and supporting it.